Computer Science A Level at The Holt School
Comp1: Problem Solving, Programming, Data Representation and Practical Exercise
Fundamentals of: Problem Solving, Programming, Data Representation
The System Development Lifecycle
Comp 2: Computer Components, The Stored Program Concept and the Internet
Fundamentals of Computer Systems and the Hardware Elements of Computers
The Structure of the Internet
Web Page Design
Consequences of Uses of Computing
Comp 3: Problem Solving, Programming, Operating Systems, Databases and Networking
Communication and Networking
Comp 4: The Computing Practical Project - This is where you will develop a system for a real end user.
The aim of the project is to test your knowledge by developing an integrated system which will develop
and enrich your programming skills and provide you with in depth knowledge of the software
development lifecycle. This project provides an excellent introduction to university style assessments.
grade C in maths GCSE is essential, B is desirable.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Holt School directly.